Austria, Vienna. Frederick the Handsome, AD 1308-1330. Silver Pfennig.

Ancient Coins - Austria, Vienna.  Frederick the Handsome, AD 1308-1330.  Silver Pfennig.
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Vienna.  Frederick the Handsome, AD 1308-1330.

Denomination : Silver pfennig.  Mint : Vienna.

Size
: 14.3 x 14.7 mm. Weight : 0.61 grams.

Reference : Szego-132.

Grade : aF

Obverse : Squirrel sitting up right.

Reverse : Eagle forward with head left and wings spread, within a lobate square, with small crosses at the borders, but only visible to traces as in normal for the type.

This coin was struck by the vierschlag method where by the reverse is struck first, and then the coin is turned over and the obverse is struck.  In the process of striking the obverse, most of the reverse is obliterated (specimens with strong reverses do not exist).

Price SKU: vcoin784
US$ 13.50
  • € 11.82
  • £ 10.66
  • AUD 18.72
  • CHF 13.35
  • CAD 17.98

Rates for: 12/11/18

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